A Sense of Unease exhibition now on at Matariki Gallery

Head over to Matariki Gallery (Level 1 Matariki) to check out the latest exhibition of items from the Macmillan Brown Library Heritage collections.

van Hout uc apc 1173 closeup

Image Detail: Ronnie van Hout, End Doll (2007), mixed media, UC/APC/1173, UC Art Collection

From Victorian photographs, a scrapbook from the Psychic Society of New Zealand, dark etchings of forests and figures, anatomy lessons to a contemporary sculpture portraying the artist in a coffin box, this exhibition showcases a veritable treasure trove of items from the Macmillan Brown Library Heritage collections. Chosen by staff who work with the collections, the images and objects explore themes of oddity and unease, often resonating with the viewer to leave a memorable impact working on multiple levels.

The exhibition runs until May 19th. Find our more here

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *